Armed man robs taxi driver in West Philadelphia

September 16, 2012 5:31:35 AM PDT
Philadelphia police are searching for the gunman that robbed a cab driver in West Philadelphia.

The incident took place around 4:15 a.m. in the 5900 block of Market Street.

Police say the Freedom Cab Company driver was robbed of an undetermined amount of money by a man armed with a gun.

Officials say the man fired a shot into the rear door of the cab before fleeing north on 60th Street.

No injuries were reported.